Archive - 2010 - News

December 16th

Chamber Announces New Director

Dixie Johnson is the new Executive Director for the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce.

The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce has a new Executive Director, as the Board this week made their decision final. Chamber Board President Ryan Franklin explains who the new Director will be.

2010 LICENSES EXPIRE DECEMBER 31

Hunters and anglers are reminded that 2010 licenses
expire Friday, Dec. 31.
The 2011 hunting, fishing and trapping licenses and conservation stamps are available at local license selling agents or online at: https://gf.state.wy.us .

Perfect Marriage Anything But

Author Anna Moss wrote this book after learning her "Prince Charming" husband was really a "monster."

Author Anna Moss recently published a book entitled Relationship Red Flags. She was host Kim Love's guest on Public Pulse Tuesday to discuss the book and her experience, on which the book was based. As background, she said.

Annual Ft. Phil Kearny / Fetterman Tour

Re-enactors guide tours of the Fetterman Battlefield each December 21st, marking the battle's anniversary. (Courtesy Photo)

Tuesday, December 21st, is the 144th anniversary of the Fetterman Battle, and as has been the custom at Fort Phil Kearny / Fetterman Battlefield, a public tour is taking place. Site Curator, Sonny Reisch gives us the details.

December 15th

Winter Shootout is This Weekend in Sheridan

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The annual Holiday Inn Winter Shootout is this weekend.

The Sheridan Recreation District is gearing up for the annual Holiday Inn Winter Shootout Basketball tournament this weekend. Sheridan Recreation District Executive Director Richard Wright says that there are 72 teams competing in this year's tournament.

JC Courtroom Addition Means Move for Recycling Center

The new courtroom addition at the new criminal justice center in Buffalo will apparently necessitate a move of the Buffalo/Johnson County Recycling Center.

County Rejects Sand Creek Proposal

Sand Creek's John Jenkins speaks to the Johnson County Board of Equalization Wednesday

The Johnson County Commission, acting as the County Board of Equalization, on Wednesday voted to reject a formal proposal from Sand Creek Ranch that could have resolved a more than 2 and a half year-old stalemate between the two entities on land tax assessments on the ranch property. Aaron Palmer has the story from Buffalo.

Representative Madden Comments on Teacher Tenure Legislation

Wyoming State Representative Mike Madden

A proposed bill that will come before the Wyoming Legislature during the upcoming General Session next month would eliminate teacher tenure in Wyoming.

Close of Arch Coal Teacher Awards Nominating Period Draws Near

The deadline for nominations for this year's Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards is fast approaching.

Time is running out to nominate a teacher for the Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards, as the nominations must be postmarked by January 10, 2011.

Swaneys Arraigned in District Court

Sheridan County Courthouse addition, which houses 4th Judicial District Court.

In 4th Judicial District Court Tuesday morning, 38-year-old Clinton Swaney, represented by Sheridan attorney Mark Murphy; and his wife, 32-year-old Mandy Swaney, represented by Sheridan attorney Hardy Tate, were arraigned on one Felony Count of Obtaining a Prescription by Forgery – in this case, P